Word usage examples
Carter, hitherto wholly passive, now gave that man a terrific push with all the wild strength of fear, so that the victim toppled at once into that gaping well which rumour holds to reach down to the hellish Vaults of Zin where Gugs hunt ghasts in the dark.
Peering through the narrow slit between two hangings, he saw the headless yellow body with a scarlet cincture, which identified it as that of Yin Yin.
He thought for a moment that Guan Yin, the goddess of mercy, might have interceded on their behalf and sent the Ghost to a watery death.
He nodded at the emblems that had told him that she indeed followed feng shui diligently: an ostentatious bracelet of nine Chinese coins, a pin in the likeness of the homely goddess Guan Yin and a scarf with black fish on it.
I closed my eyes and prayed to Guan Yin, the goddess of mercy, the bodhisattva of compassion.
I could negotiate with the spirits: Guan Yin and the Mother of Mothers or the odd little spirit who had appeared in my dream.
Chinese coins, a pin in the likeness of the homely goddess Guan Yin and a scarf with black fish on it.
It was a pale lilac with the pictogram of the Yin family in green in one comer.
It was a pale lilac with the pictogram of the Yin family in green in one corner.
Now Threnody drew out one of the white objects Magician Yin had given me.